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Table 3 Clinical and laboratory characteristics of CKD patients with different ADIOPQ 276 genotypes

From: Adiponectin: an adipocyte-derived hormone, and its gene encoding in children with chronic kidney disease

  GG GT+TT P-value
N = 56 N = 22
Age Years 10.73 ±3.98 10.05 ± 3.15 0.51
LVMI 53.86 ± 9.67 50.86 ± 10.97 0.39
Cholesterol(mg/dl) 186.58 ± 47.22 178.20 ± 60.10 0.66
TG(mg/dl) 154.08 ± 71.73 134.71 ± 42.78 0.40
HDL cholesterol(mg/dl) 24.93 ± 11.29 28.15 ± 13.97 0.45
Adiponectin(μg/ml) 70.21 ± 42.85 90.92 ± 43.15 0.04*
hs-CRP(mg/dl) 3.54 ± 3.72 3.54 ± 4.07 0.99
IL6(pg/ml) 18.80 ± 25.23 24.87 ± 31.67 0.56
  1. Significance was estimated using independent t-test. Data are means ± SD. LVMI left ventricular mass index, TG triglyceride, hs-CRP high sensitivity C - reactive protein, IL6 interleukin 6. P is significant if < 0.05.